American Masters (2013 Season) – Mel Brooks: Make a Noise


Air date: 05/01/2013

American Masters Mel Brooks: Make a Noise

Premieres nationwide Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) on PBS (check local listings)



(in order of appearance)


Nathan Lane

Joan Rivers

Carl Reiner

Barry Levinson screenwriter, director, actor, and producer

Richard Lewis

Susan Stroman – Tony Award-winning choreographer and director, The Producers (musical)

Rob Reiner

Tracey Ullman

Neil Simon*

David Steinberg

Steven Weber  – actor, Dracula: Dead and Loving It

Buck Henry – writer, Get Smart

Anne Bancroft*

Gene Wilder*

Michael Gruskoff – producer, Young Frankenstein and My Favorite Year

Andrew Bergman – writer, Blazing Saddles

Norman Steinberg – writer, Blazing Saddles and My Favorite Year

Madeline Kahn*

Marty Feldman*

Cloris Leachman

Sid Caesar*

David Lynch

Richard Benjamin

Bill Pullman

Matthew Broderick


*Archival interview, not conducted by American Masters